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Monthly Archives: May, 2021

Checkered Flag Auto Group Acquires Local Dealership

NEWPORT NEWS—Virginia Beach-based Checkered Flag Auto Group recently announced that it has purchased the POMOCO Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Alfa Romeo, and Fiat dealership in Newport News. The acquisition is the company’s first...

Seasonal Roots Brings Garden Freshness To Your Door

HAMPTON—A box truck rolls into Riverdale Shopping Center off of West Mercury Boulevard precisely at 7:00 am after making an earlier delivery to Williamsburg. Cars and pickup trucks start to pull in...

The Welcome Basket of Williamsburg Closes

WILLIAMSBURG-After nearly three years, The Welcome Basket of Williamsburg co-owners have decided to call it quits. Co-owners Ashley Campbell and Ashlyn Trant announced their intent to move on at the end of May. “This...

Williamsburg Landing Names New VP/CEO

JAMES CITY-Michael Williams has been named the new executive vice president and CEO of Williamsburg Landing. Williams assumed his new position on May 17. He previously served as executive director and co-owner of...

Port Warwick Summer Concert Series Returns

NEWPORT NEWS-The Virginia Health Services Summer Concert Series at Port Warwick returns for the season beginning on June 2. The concerts will be held Wednesday evenings June 2-August 25 from 6pm to 9pm....

Statewide Pandemic Restrictions Lifted

Following up on a promise he made on May 14 when he lifted the statewide mask mandate, Governor Ralph Northam officially ended all social distancing and capacity restrictions at 12:01am on May...

Sunset Boat Ramp Offer Rescinded

HAMPTON—Mayor Donnie Tuck announced this week that Sunset Boat Ramp, which is located at 21 Marina Road off Ivy Home Road near Surfrider Restaurant, will not be purchased by Bluewater Yacht Sales...

Sentara Among The CIVIC Leadership Institute’s Darden Award Recipients

CIVIC Leadership Institute has announced that this year’s Darden Award recipients will be Sentara Healthcare (Corporate Honoree) and John R. Broderick (Individual Honoree). The Darden Awards for Regional Leadership was established in 2005...